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Survey Available for Future Chehalis Men’s Basketball Tourney Tribal Development Projects December 6 , 7 & 8 th th th at the Community Center Gym The Planning Department would like all tribal members, employees and community members to fll out a survey on future community development. This is the same survey from the annual meeting on Saturday so if you $300.00 entry fee completed it then please disregard this notice. The survey will take All Native Plus 1 token approximately 3-5 minutes to complete. 1 - 4 Place Awards. th st For more information or to fll out a survey please contact the Planning For more information contact Department at 360-273-5911. Cheryle Starr or Philip Youckton at 360-273-5911. Email Website Available: or Free Firewood To All Organized Groups and/or Charities Available to Tribal Members! Interested in Raising Funds? You Assistant Erin Delgado. You can by providing the dinner at the can e-mail me at edelgado@ next General Council Meeting! or call me at Glen Connelly – Environmental Programs Manager Please be prepared to provide for 273-5911 at Extension 1841. 40-50 people. You will need to Tribal members can get a free frewood gathering permit at the Chehalis provide dinner, beverages, plates, The next meeting is coming up Department of Natural Resources. There’s a pile of logs ready to be cut up napkins, and utensils. Desserts are fast so please let me know a.s.a.p.! into free frewood, all you need is a permit. You can cut up to two cords of always appreciated! Remember you have to be an wood for your household use. (The frewood cannot be sold and the permit organized group or charity. No holder must be present while cutting it up.) If interested please contact the individuals! Business Committee Executive Dry Firewood Burns Cleaner: Seasoned (dried) wood burns hotter and cleaner in your freplace. This means more heat in your house, less soot in Chehalis Tribal Newsletter your chimney, and less smoke blowing towards your neighbor. Here are few reminders: The Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation... “People of the Sands” „ Split your wood now and it will dry before this Winter. Articles and opinions expressed in this publication are not necessarily the opinions of this publication or the Chehalis Tribal „ Store your wood off the ground, so air can circulate and dry it. (Old Business Committee. pallets work great.) The Chehalis Tribal Newsletter encourages tribal members to submit letters, articles, photographs, and drawings to be considered for publication. These are „ Cover the wood pile with a tarp, or build a wood shed to keep the rain off subject to editing. of it. Contributing writers, artists, and photographers include Chehalis tribal community members and staff. Submission deadline: 6th of each month „ Never burn garbage, or wood that has been painted or treated. They Printed monthly produce toxic chemicals. Tribal Center (360) 273-5911 Business Committee 420 Howanut Road David Burnett, Chairman Wood smoke is the leading source of air pollution in our area and we all Oakville, WA 98568 create some of it. Every little bit we do to reduce pollution from wood (360) 709-1726 (offce) Ray “Barnaby” Canales, Vice Chairman Farley Youckton, Treasurer smoke makes your community healthier for the elders, the children and (360) 273-5914 (fax) Cheryle Starr, Secretary those folks with respiratory illnesses. So don’t wait, get your frewood cut Dan Gleason, Sr., 5th Council Member now, so you’ll be ready for the season. Do your part and burn clean, dry Chehalis Tribe’s Vision Statement wood. To be a thriving, self-suffcient, Chehalis Tribal sovereign people, honoring our past Newsletter Staff: Fred Shortman, Disclaimer: All dates and times are subject to change. Please call the and serving current Communications contact numbers to verify the information regarding the event. and future generations Coordinator    Page 7
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